Lot 25: Napoleon Document. 1803. Signed.

Lot 25: Napoleon Document. 1803. Signed.

Est: $200 - $300
Sold: $350

Quinn's Auction Galleries

September 12, 2019 6:00 PM EST
Falls Church, VA, US

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Item Overview

Description: [Autograph] Bonaparte, Napoleon. Possibly secretarially signed by Napoleon's aide, Hughes Maret. Military appointment of one Bonafos as 2nd Lieutenant of the 6th Regiment of the French Army. Saint-Cloud, 1803. Issued by the "Départment de la Guerre, République Française." September 12, 1803. "vingt-cinq fructidor, l'an onze de la Republique" [25th day of Fructidor the 11th year of the Republic]. Features an engraved vignette of a seated goddess bearing the legends "au nom du peuple Français" and "Bonaparte, 1er Consul de la République." Countersigned by Minister of War Alexander Berthier and by Secretary of State Hughes Joseph Maret. One page on vellum in French. Napoleon's embossed paper seal as First Consul of the French Republic, lower left. Sheet: 12 7/8" x 9 3/8". Condition Very good. Previously folded. Lightly toned. Napoleon signature strong and bright.

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September 12, 2019, 6:00 PM EST

Falls Church, VA, US

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